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Monthly Archives: December 2016

VDOT Update 1/2 to 1/6

December 29, 2016

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 28, 2016 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-16-133 Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 2-6, 2017 LYNCHBURG – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information. For up-to-date

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County of Nelson Holiday Closing Schedule

December 27, 2016

Nelson County departments and offices, including the County’s Solid Waste Transfer Station and Collection Sites will be closed on the flowing days in observance of the New Year’s holiday: Nelson County offices will observe the following holiday schedule: January 2,

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VDOT Update 12/26 to 12/30

December 20, 2016

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 20, 2016 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-16-134 Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT December 26-30, 2016 LYNCHBURG – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information. For up-to-date

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Planning Commission Meeting – 12/28/2016

NELSON COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION Meeting Agenda: December 28, 2016 General District Courtroom, 3rd Floor, Nelson County Courthouse, Lovingston —  7:00 – Meeting Convenes / Call to Order —  Review of meeting minutes: October 26, 2016 —  Public Hearing Items: N/A

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Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia Reaches Goal to Protect 1,000 Natural and Historic Treasures

December 16, 2016

~ Initiative celebrates significant ecological, cultural and recreational lands ~ RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that the Commonwealth has reached its goal protecting 1,000 Virginia Treasures for the enjoyment of generations of Virginians and visitors to come. The

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Open Air Outdoor Burning Ban Lifted By Board of Supervisors

December 14, 2016

The open air outdoor burning ban was lifted by the Board of Supervisors via Resolution R2016-72 adopted at their regular meeting on December 13, 2016 RESOLUTION R2016-72 NELSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS CONFIRMATION OF DECLARATION OF LOCAL EMERGENCY (NOVEMBER 21,

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VDOT Update 12/19 to 12/23

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 13, 2016 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-16-130 Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT December 19-23, 2016 LYNCHBURG – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information. For up-to-date

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Yuletide Traditions at Santa’s Cabin in Lovingston-December 18

December 13, 2016

Solid Waste Management 2030 Survey #2 Is Now Live Until January 1, 2017

December 7, 2016

Survey #2 for the Solid Waste Management 2030 Study is now online. Please share your ideas today! Solid Waste Management 2030 is a study of the long-term options for solid waste management in our region, which includes the city of

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Notice of County Wide Burn Ban – November 21, 2016

November 21, 2016 Because of the dangerously dry conditions throughout the county, Nelson County has declared a Local Emergency and implemented a ban on all open air outdoor burning pursuant to §44-146.21 of the Code of Virginia. Open air outdoor

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Appalachian Power Awards $155,000 to Fund Economic Development

December 1, 2016

ROANOKE, Va., November 23, 2016 – Projects in several Virginia and West Virginia counties and cities have been selected to share $155,000 in economic development grants from Appalachian Power. The awards announced this week are part of Appalachian Power’s efforts

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